Shahriar Kabir Khulna: All shops and markets in Khulna will be closed from January 11. District Coronavirus Prevention Committee. Deputy Commissioner Moniruzzaman Talukder presided over the press conference at the administration auditorium on Thursday (January 6) afternoon.
City Mayor Talukder Abdul Khaleq addressed the meeting as the chief guest. We are at risk because of the spread of a new strain of the corona virus in neighboring India. Market-shops will not be allowed to remain open in the city after 8 pm from January 11. However, he said that this time limit is not applicable for transportation of daily required raw materials and storage of raw materials. Civil Surgeon Dr. Niaz Mohammad said in his speech that at present a patient identified as Corona is admitted in the hospital in Khulna district.
From the beginning of corona till now, corona of 26 thousand 19 patients has been identified against one lakh 71 thousand seven hundred and twenty tests in the district. Mortality is much lower in people with coronary heart disease after vaccination. So everyone needs to be motivated to get vaccinated. You should not go out without a mask and wash your hands thoroughly with soap or hand sanitizer. We all need to be aware. Otherwise, he said, it could be a big loss for the country again.
Chief Executive Officer of Khulna City Corporation Lashkar Tajul Islam, Superintendent of Police Mohammad Mahbub Hasan, Chief Executive Officer of Zila Parishad Md. Ashaduzzaman, Deputy Chief Information Officer of Khulna Regional Information Office Jinat Ara Ahmed, President of Khulna Press Club SM Nazrul and others addressed the meeting as special guests.